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Adolf Arthur Dehn

American Art

MEDIUM Black crayon on heavy wove paper
DATES 1938; published January 1939
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 14 3/8 x 22 7/8 in. (36.5 x 58.1 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Circular stamp impressed in upper right corner of sheet, "STRATHMORE / USE EITHER SIDE" around thistle in center
SIGNATURE Signed in crayon lower right: "Adolf Dehn '38."
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed in graphite along lower center: "10", "Blue shoes", and "4 Blues--" [printing instructions?]
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 42.240
CREDIT LINE Gift of Harper's Bazaar
RIGHTS STATEMENT © Estate of Adolf Arthur Dehn
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CAPTION Adolf Arthur Dehn (American, 1895-1968). Commuters, 1938; published January 1939. Black crayon on heavy wove paper, Sheet: 14 3/8 x 22 7/8 in. (36.5 x 58.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Harper's Bazaar, 42.240. © Estate of Adolf Arthur Dehn
IMAGE overall, 42.240_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Illustration for Dawn Powell, "Enter Two Girls, Laughing," Harper's Bazaar (January 1939), p. 76. (Reproduced in magazine, image is approximately 5 x 8 1/2".)
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (75%)
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